Holiday stories, books, poems, and more

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This sedoka poem shows us what happens to a woman who discovered at a masquerade ball what she had done wrong. Read More

Tags: sad, holiday, misc, sedoka

A man uses this etheree poem to tell us what it is about the Fourth of July that he liked as a kid. Read More

Reads: 49

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

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The man and the woman arrive at the resort late in the evening. They are the only ones aboard the transfer coach to be dropped off here. Most of the others are headed south to the beach-party resort. Having made something of a detour, it is with an air… Read More

Reads: 29

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

June 22, 2018

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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a relaxing day on holiday Read More

Tags: holiday, beach

I’ve been reading the Diary of Samuel Pepys for the past three years. For those unfamiliar with Mr Pepys, and his place in English history, he was the Secretary to the Admiralty at the time of Charles II. His diaries cover the years 1660-1669, with a lengthy entry for… Read More
Quite alot of things could happen when you go on holidays, especially if you have kids with you. You need to be alert, and make sure things goes well. This story is partly true, and partly false. Read More

Reads: 43

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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Mr Decker wants to get away and have his problems solved. Read More

Miscellaneous / Humor

December 26, 2017

Reads: 124

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Something written out of spite. Rather rushed. Intentionally delayed. Read More

Reads: 60

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The blue wolves House

A poem for the Thanksgiving season. Read More

Tags: holiday

Book / Romance

May 08, 2017

Reads: 126

Shelves: 1

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The second instalment of the Unholy Runaway series, the 'Silent Dream' takes place a few months after the events of 'Paper and Fire, Angel and Liar', where a young man and his demonic companion prepare to celebrate Christmas. Not all is well of course, as the two have to go… Read More
Sophia has been pressured to be perfect all of her life. She's never had her own way and has never been truly happy. Until now. Romance, friendships, and adventures begin after she makes a life-changing decision. Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I was only sixteen years old when he asked me to marry him.. I had dreams of having a career and a free and independent life.. Read More

Reads: 163

Shelves: 1

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Everywhere they go, the same tourist shows up. Who is he? Read More

Short Story / Other

December 21, 2016

Reads: 99

Shelves: 1

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Steve ran away from home about twenty two months ago and now he's about to spend his second Christmas without his family. Read More

Poem / Humor

November 25, 2016

Reads: 101

Shelves: 1

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This poem was written on the way to and at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico where I attended my cousin James' wedding to Latino rose Avelina, hope you enjoy. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 19, 2016

Reads: 95

Shelves: 1

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Tags: holiday, couple, 1972

Poem / Romance

August 08, 2016

Reads: 99

Shelves: 1

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Tags: man, holiday, woman, 1972

Poem / Romance

May 15, 2016

Reads: 90

Shelves: 1

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Tags: man, holiday, woman, miro, 1972

Poem / Poetry

May 08, 2016

Reads: 135

Shelves: 1

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Building sandcastles can be a work of co-operation. You just have to be prepared to do it again and again. Read More

Poem / Romance

May 01, 2016

Reads: 98

Shelves: 1

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Tags: girl, boy, holiday, uncle, 1965

Reads: 365

Shelves: 1

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After a breakup, Tessa thought she would travel and see the world, but her journey was stopped in it's tracks all before leaving the country. Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 27, 2016

Reads: 257

Shelves: 1

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Aaron takes his friends for a remote day trip in the Lake District, but it quickly gets very morbid. Read More

Reads: 167

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is a fictional poem. Read More
Buster’s events for February are happening. One thing, his friend, Lena, is moving to Dover! He is about to meet his newborn twin siblings and is all excited about it. Then, he wasn’t prepared for some unexpectedly news from Lena. What would he do? Find out later! Read More

Tags: holiday, siblings

Poem / Poetry

January 19, 2016

Reads: 156

Shelves: 1

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Breaking the law can be a fun way of earning a living, until your luck runs out. Read More
A young boy must decide what would be the best way to show his friend the true meaning of Christmas; after discovering it for himself through a magical journey to save Santa Claus one Christmas night. Read More
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